Dr Shirley Li graduated from University of Toronto where she received her Honours BSc in psychology. She obtained her MA in Trauma Psychology and PhD in Medical Sciences (Psychiatry) from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy) from University College London. She is a Registered Clinical Psychologist in the UK and an Associate Fellow of British Psychological Society. Her clinical and research interests centre on sleep and sleep disorders, particularly the interplay between sleep disturbance and mental health, and psychological and behavioural treatments of sleep problems in the context of psychiatric and medical illnesses in children and adults. Dr. Li has published in top medical and psychiatric journals, such as Sleep, Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, Neurology, and Paediatrics. She received the Elio Lugaresi WASM Award for Sleep Medicine from the World Association of Sleep Medicine in 2009. She was awarded the Young Investigator Award in the World Congress on Sleep Medicine in 2013 and 2015 respectively.